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Sacked Zimbabwe VP in exile, vows to defy Mugabe

The president added: "People were told that I will retire in March but I did not". On Sunday, she said at a rally that she was ready to take over from her husba...


Aslef train drivers accept Southern rail deal

However, the on board supervisors themselves, who are represented by the RMT union, are now on the first of their latest two-day walkout over the same issue. On...


Virginia polls open in race for next governor, other posts

Tonight New Jersey sent an unmistakable message to the entire nation: "We are better than this", said Murphy, 60. Guadagno had hoped to succeed her boss, Chri...


HS teacher put on leave after video shows him threatening student

A teacher at Rockdale Career Academy was caught on video threatening a student. She told the station her son and his friends were laughing and smiling toget...


Attorney says attack on Paul was not political

The Run-UpThe podcast that makes sense of the most delirious stretch of the 2016 campaign. He said Paul is in considerable pain and having trouble getting aro...


Hoboken's Bhalla first Sikh mayor in state

A New Jersey City man previously tweeted: "how the hell did Hoboken allow this guy to be a councilman". As New Jersey approaches its mayoral and legislative...


Pakistan, Iran agree to cooperate on border security, intelligence sharing

The Iranian Chief of Staff defended the creation of armed popular forces in Pakistan similar to the "Basij" and said that those units were essential to "counter...


Would ewe believe it? Sheep can recognise celebrity faces

The study, published in the journal Royal Society: Open Science , is part a series of tests given to the sheep to monitor their cognitive abilities. The shee...


North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to Send Another 3000 Troops to Afghanistan by 2018

The NATO move comes after the US government signaled an increase in ground forces in Afghanistan to allegedly combat the Taliban. Meanwhile, there is less tha...


Pakistani consulate staff shot dead by gunmen in East of Afghanistan

Attaullah Khogyani, the spokesman for the provincial governor in Nangarhar, says the consulate employee was shot by two gunmen on a motorcycle in Jalalabad , t...


Trump Claims Tougher Gun Laws Would Have Made Texas Shooting Worse

In the case of Sutherland Springs shooter Devin Patrick Kelley, records indicate the 26-year-old was guilty of several domestic disputes which resulted in viole...


World's sole hold-out United States mocks Syria joining climate deal

While justifying his tentative plans, Trump said , "As president, I have one obligation, and that obligation is to the American people". The same day, Macron...


Big twist in Ryan school murder case: CBI detains Class 11 student

A bus conductor was arrested in September over the alleged sexual assault and murder of 8-year-old Pradyuman at the school in Gurgaon . He further added that...


Armed robber takes off with cash from Middleton bank, police say

Augusta police are seeking the identity of a man suspected of robbing the Big Apple on Civic Center Drive on Sunday evening. "There was no violence". Bank emp...


Danica Roem, a transgender Virginia candidate, makes history defeating conservative

Roem unseats the incumbent, Republican Robert G. Marshall , who held the seat since 1992. "We made history tonight", the 33 year-old from Northern Virgin...


New Zealand Prime Minister's 'first cat' dies in auto crash

The man running the account, who's chosen to remain anonymous, described himself as a "PR guy" for Paddles and spoke to RNZ last month about why he created ...


Panama leak agency to probe Paradise Papers

A new trove of financial documents have been leaked demonstrating that companies like Apple and Nike are using tax havens in the Carribean and Europe to save ...


Pentagon says securing North Korea's nukes would require ground invasion

Potential casualties from a conflict depended heavily on the intensity of any attack on South Korea's capital, Seoul, which lies just 35 miles (56 km) from the ...


LiAngelo Ball And Other UCLA Students Arrested For Allegedly Shoplifting In China

The UCLA basketball team is in China to play its season opener against Georgia Tech in Shanghai. This morning, the Atlanta Journal Constitution reported ...


Global Geo-political Series: Saudi Prince killed in gunfight during arrest attempt

The Arabic-language Alithad News reported that Prince Abdul Aziz Bin Fahad bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud has died, citing a press release issued by the Saudi Press...